How to Back Up Your Microsoft 365
Key ways to backup your Microsoft 365 and other data sources
If your business practices or industry requires you to keep data for an extended period, native Microsoft data retention isn’t a good data backup because it limits flexibility and may prevent meeting business-level recovery service level agreements.
While some organizations back up cloud data on-premises rather than in the Microsoft cloud, this is only applicable in a modern backup solution without added software and hardware complexity like cloud gateways and proxy servers.
Backing up Microsoft 365 and other cloud data sources to a different cloud provider or cloud region also poses a challenge because each cloud provider has its own backup tools and practices, which add operational complexity.
The ultimate single solution is consuming a simple on-demand backup solution, Cohesity DataProtect as a service, to protect your Microsoft 365 and other data sources, which this ebook explains in detail.